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Magna Carta of Women RA 7190

“An Act Providing for the Magna Carta of Women of the Philippines” was formally signed into law as Republic Act No. 7190 by President Gloria Arroyo on August 14, 2009 at Malacañang Palace, Manila. The signing was witnessed by top officials of the National Commission on the Role of Filipino Women and other government agencies, representatives of major women’s NGO networks, and members of the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) and the UN Gender Mainstreaming Committee.

To download the bill as a pdf file here.

An article from the NCRFW site here.

An article on the UNDP website wrt the CEDAW here.

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